Monthly Archives: September 2015

“Without Stories, We Are All Just Eating Machines With Shoes”

“Without Stories, we are all just eating machines with shoes” ~~~~Roald Dahl, born on this day, in 1916. His first book, “The Gremlins,” was written in 1943. The story told of mythical creatures, gremlins. Pilots of the Royal Air Force … Continue reading

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“A Warning About This Coming Retrograde”

This retrograde occurs in a few days, though many of us already feel the energy affecting us. This energy feels stronger, more intense; and I feel this energy will affect those sensitive or those prone to depression in a profound … Continue reading

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“Why I Write Short Stories”

Today, September 6th, is “Read a Book Day.”   No one knows the origin of this day, just like Donut Day or Cupcake Day, someone probably thought September 6th was a good day to read a book. It’s a good day, … Continue reading

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